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Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Today
@ 11 a.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Today
@ 3 p.m.
Library Advocacy Celebration
Join us for giveaways and refreshments as we celebrate all our patrons who supported the Invest in Libraries campaign earlier this year. All are welcome!
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Immigrants,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Today
@ 3:30 p.m.
Create Your Own Puppet
Come and make your own Puppet with us. We will be using cardboard rolls, pipe cleaners, construction paper and your imagination! Ages 5 to 11 years old All Public Library Programs are free of charge. No pre-registration required!
Port Richmond LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Today
@ 4 p.m.
Tween Tech Time
Come hang out at our Tech Time! Need some extra computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? We even have some fun STEAM gadgets to use like a Sphero and Ozobots, that you can learn to use!
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Today
@ 5 p.m.
Teen Advisory Board Meeting
Come to a meeting of the Teen Advisory Board, where you'll earn community service hours and work to make the library a better place for teens. For ages 12 and up.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, September 21
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 21
@ 3:30 p.m.
ProjectArt Class
Register for and learn more about this free art class for ages 10-15 at projectart.org
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, September 21
@ 4 p.m.
September 2017 Book Discussion: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
Monsieur Perdu can prescribe the perfect book for a broken heart. But can he fix his own? Monsieur Perdu calls himself a literary apothecary. From his floating bookstore in a barge on the Seine, he prescribes novels for the hardships of life. Using his intuitive feel for the exact book a reader needs, Perdu mends broken hearts and souls. The only person he can't seem to heal through literature is himself; he's still haunted by heartbreak after his great love disappeared. She left him with onl…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thu, September 21
@ 6 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Fri, September 22
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, September 22
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, September 25
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, September 25
@ 4 p.m.
Lego Club
Join us for some Lego fun! Try a building challenge or just free play. For ages 10 and up.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime & Craft Activity
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books and a craft.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Tue, September 26
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Playtime
Spend quality time with your child and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, September 26
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, September 27
@ 11 a.m.
Art For A Lifetime
Crochet Corner
Are you interested in learning how to crochet, or would you like to share skills and ideas with others? Have a project you’re working on or would like to start? Bring your own hooks, yarn and projects for an informal and friendly gathering for all skill levels. Crochet, chat, and learn from each other. Limited assistance will be available. First time visitors will be provided with hooks and limited yarn. (Registration is not required.)
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wed, September 27
@ 4 p.m.
Tween Tech Time
Come hang out at our Tech Time! Need some extra computer time to get your homework done? Want to practice your typing or learn some code for an hour? We even have some fun STEAM gadgets to use like a Sphero and Ozobots, that you can learn to use!
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, September 28
@ 3:30 p.m.
ProjectArt Class
Register for and learn more about this free art class for ages 10-15 at projectart.org
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, September 29
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Mon, October 2
@ 11 a.m.
Supervised Lab
Technology Open Lab
Are you having trouble with your email? Don't know how to cut and paste? Curious about Twitter? Bring your technology questions and individualized assistance from a library staff member! Assistance is offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Port Richmond Library, Main FloorAdults,
50+,
Adults
Mon, October 2
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Mon, October 2
@ 4 p.m.
Programs in a Box
Creative Carnival
Step right up to this interactive event, where you'll learn how to build popular rides and games out of LEGO® bricks! You'll also learn to "power up" your creations with LEGO® Power Functions. Each workshop is 90 minutes long. Week 1: From Maze to Funhouse- Participants will share their experiences with mazes and fun-houses, design original mazes for a building challenge, solve mazes created by other students, and compare and contrast features of a maze and funhouse. Week 2: Race Cars -…
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tue, October 3
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, October 3
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wed, October 4
@ 4 p.m.
Mutt-i-grees
The North Shore Animal League brings in a shelter animal to show the wonders of empathy. Working together to create an adoption poster, teens help an animal to find a forever home – they give voice to the voiceless. We will give a brief on Animal League America, which is the world’s largest no-kill adoption shelter, and the origin of the word Mutt-i-gree. For ages 13 - 18 years old.
Port Richmond LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thu, October 5
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 5
@ 6 p.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Fri, October 6
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, October 6
@ 12 noon
Early Literacy
Toddler Playtime
Spend quality time with your toddler and meet other parents/caregivers. Children toys are provided.
Port Richmond LibraryAdults,
Children,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
Fri, October 6
@ 3 p.m.
Face and Hand Painting
Face and hand painting for kids of all ages. All face paint is non-toxic, hypoallergenic, and water-soluble.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tue, October 10
@ 11 a.m.
Early Literacy
Preschool Storytime @ the Port Richmond Library
A library program for preschoolers 3 to 5 years old and their parents/caregivers, focusing on developing early literacy skills through reading of picture books.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tue, October 10
@ 11:30 a.m.
Library HotSpot Program
The Library HotSpot Program is a collaborative program by New York Public Library, Brooklyn Public Library, Queens Public Library and Department of Education to provide thousands of NYC K12 students with free internet access for the rest of the school year. This program addresses the needs of more than 1 in 5 New York City households who do not have home access to high-speed internet services. In order to participate in the Library HotSpot Program, you must register for and attend a patron l…
Port Richmond LibraryAdults
Tue, October 10
@ 3:30 p.m.
Early Literacy
Afternoon Storytime and Craft
Children and their parents/caregivers are invited to join us for read aloud stories, followed by a craft! For children ages 3-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thu, October 12
@ 3 p.m.
Homework Help for Children
Need help completing your homework assignments? Stop by during homework help hours. We are here to help with basic questions! Children ages 6-11.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Fri, October 13
@ 11:30 a.m.
Early Literacy
Toddler Storytime & Craft Activity
Toddlers from 18 months to 4 years old and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories and a craft activity.
Port Richmond LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Families,
Children
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